Beijing-born Ruohan Wang is one of the best-known illustrators in Berlin. Over the past few years, a dynamic and diverse illustration and comics scene has developed in Berlin – and Wang is one of its most prominent faces. Photo: DPABeijing-born Ruohan Wang is one of the best-known illustrators in Berlin. Over the past few years, a dynamic and diverse illustration and comics scene has developed in Berlin – and Wang is one of its most prominent faces. Photo: DPA
Beijing-born Ruohan Wang is one of the best-known illustrators in Berlin. Over the past few years, a dynamic and diverse illustration and comics scene has developed in Berlin – and Wang is one of its most prominent faces. Photo: DPA

The diverse artists behind Berlin’s growing graphic arts scene, and why they flock to the German capital

  • Known for her colourful, playful art, Beijing-born Ruohan Wang went to Berlin to study and never left; she’s part of a growing international art set in the city
  • Artists say Berlin nurtures a community of illustrators and comic artists who are open with each other and exchange ideas rather than compete with each other
Topic |   Art
Beijing-born Ruohan Wang is one of the best-known illustrators in Berlin. Over the past few years, a dynamic and diverse illustration and comics scene has developed in Berlin – and Wang is one of its most prominent faces. Photo: DPABeijing-born Ruohan Wang is one of the best-known illustrators in Berlin. Over the past few years, a dynamic and diverse illustration and comics scene has developed in Berlin – and Wang is one of its most prominent faces. Photo: DPA
Beijing-born Ruohan Wang is one of the best-known illustrators in Berlin. Over the past few years, a dynamic and diverse illustration and comics scene has developed in Berlin – and Wang is one of its most prominent faces. Photo: DPA
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